Sesame Street
Premiere November 4, 1974 (0666)
Finale May 2, 1975 (0795)
Episodes 130
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The Season 6 cast of Sesame Street.

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Some of the Season 6 cast crack up (much to Oscar's dismay).

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Among the guest stars this season are Richard Pryor (pictured), Arthur Ashe, The Pointer Sisters, Richie Havens, José Feliciano, and Helen Reddy.

Littlejerryandthemonotones

Little Jerry and the Monotones perform "Telephone Rock."

Typewriterguy

The Typewriter makes his first appearance this season.

Ssnfbicycle

"Mary Had a Bicycle"

Luis-agua

Luis looks for "agua" in the desert.

Song.subway

"The Subway"

1091-11

"City-Country Song"

WomenCanBe

"Women Can Be"

StreeringWheelClosing

Sesame Street's mid-70s closing sequence

Sesame Street Season 6 aired from November 4, 1974 to May 2, 1975.

Overview

The curriculum for Season 6 is focusing on affect behavior, divergent thinking, career awareness, and social interactions.[1]

Episodes

Episodes 0666 - 0795 (130 episodes)

Notes

  • Sam Pottle replaces Joe Raposo as music director this season.
  • Starting this season, Roscoe Orman takes over the role of Gordon.
  • This season introduces a new credit crawl featuring the drive through the countryside. This credit crawl would be used up until season 9.
  • This is the last season Jerry Juhl worked on as a writer.
  • This is also the final season to have animated opening number sequences.
  • This season introduces a practice in which episodes that aired two seasons before are recycled and combined with a different set of inserts to create whole new episodes.

Cast

Cast

Northern Calloway, Emilio Delgado, Will Lee, Loretta Long, Sonia Manzano, Bob McGrath, Roscoe Orman

Jim Henson's Muppets

Caroll Spinney, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Fran Brill (uncredited)

Guest Stars

Arthur Ashe, José Feliciano, Richie Havens, Reverend Kirkpatrick, Ed Lipton, Zero Mostel,[1] Richard Pryor, Helen Reddy, Pete Seeger, The Pointer Sisters

Characters

Humans

David, Luis, Mr. Hooper, Susan, Maria, Bob, Gordon

Muppets

The Amazing Mumford, Anything Muppets, Bad Bart, Bert, Betty Lou, Biff, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Count von Count, Don Music, Ernie, Farley, Frazzle, Fred the Wonder Horse, Gladys the Cow, Grover, Guy Smiley, Hard Head Henry Harris, Harvey Kneeslapper, Herry Monster, Mr. Johnson, Kermit the Frog, Lefty the Salesman, Little Chrissy and the Alphabeats, Little Jerry and the Monotones, Oscar the Grouch, Prairie Dawn, Rodeo Rosie, Roosevelt Franklin, Sam the Robot, Sherlock Hemlock, Simon Soundman, Slimey, Smart Tina, Mr. Snuffleupagus, Sully, Suzetta, The Tarnish Brothers, The Twiddlebugs

Credits

Season 6 credit crawl

Season 6 credit crawl

credit crawl

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lewiston Evening Journal: Sesame Street Will Begin Its Sixth Season On Monday


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